Engineer Martin Stoelen has released some videos showing the operation of a 3D printed robotic arm called GummiArm! This isn’t just any robot arm, it uses AX-18A Dynamixel Actuators to turn spools with elastic bands, acting as pliant linear actuators. This gives the GummiArm a unique, springy response to its environment! The mounts are available [...]
Renee has released an incredibly dramatic video of an HR-OS1 playing soccer. This is a truly inspiring story of a little guy who has dreams of becoming a SOCCER SUPERSTAR. Will he succeed, or is he doomed to fall down for all of eternity?
One of my favourite Monty Python sketches involves a rather enthusiastic documentary into the sordid sex lives of the mollusks....
Salmon fishing’s rich history was recently increased with the find of salmon remains in Alaska that date from the last ice age. “Before this, we really had no idea that Paleo-Indians were using salmon or fish of any kind,” said … mo...
I think you will love today’s guest project – I really do! I’m not sure I’ve ever seen a page made by Nancy Damiano that I didn’t love. Her style is so clean and crisp but detailed and nuanced. It’s just always a breath of fresh air to me. Show More Summary
After last week’s Quidditch Cake, this week’s bake off brings such excitement! The Quidditch Cake won the honour of Star Baker and Tesco sent me a £20 gift card toward this week’s bake: patisserie week! I’ve often heard it mentionedShow More Summary
I love to inspire you guys to be more creative in your everyday life. In this inspirational post I am sharing a whole long list of youtube videos and links to articles, blog posts and fun stuff (free printable, gif … Continue reading ? The post Penmanship & Handwriting | Inspiration en masse appeared first on iHanna's Blog written by Hanna Andersson.
We interrupt your regularly scheduled heartwarming animal video for something much more summer-appropriate: shark cage footage of a massive, 20-foot-long great white. Taken in 2014 off of Guadalupe Island in Mexico, the video features researcher Mauricio Hoyos Padilla in an underwater cage as Deep Blue—the 20-footer in question—approaches. Show More Summary
Summer Fridays can be tough. Sometimes it takes a little pick-me-up to get you through the painfully slow crawl of minutes between clocking in and happy hour. Some weeks, that comes in the form of a historic Supreme Court decision on marriage equality. Show More Summary
It’s Friday. Fall (and football) is here. Weather’s supposed to be decent. All that being the case, at about 4 p.m. this afternoon, you’ll likely be pacing around your office like a tiger in a cage, ready to be released into the wild of the weekend. Show More Summary
This short film features the fish and experience of the Zhupanova River in Russia. Via Matt Jones.
Or as fishingjones says, the bass whisper... This brought a smile to my face. Hope it does for you too. TR
Date: December, 23th 2008 Time: 9:30am Location: Secret Brooktrout stream, North Carolina Who: My wife, Ellie Childs Anyone else fish in the last week? Where and what for?
It seems as some of you wanted to see a fish in my video from a couple of days ago. Well, here you go. My good friend Roy Tanami has once again sent me a sampling of video we shot a couple of years ago from around the world that he put together over the last couple of days. Show More Summary
We’re having fun being scientists as we make a glitter tornado craft. My daughter loves to wear anything that makes her work more efficiently, so we grabbed a pair of goggles, our science notebook, and got to work on a... Continue Reading ? The post Make a Glitter Test Tube Tornado appeared first on Make and Takes.
De plan, de plane.
Check out this amazing video of two Great Gray Owls in northern Minnesota. The video was taken by Sparky Stensaas yesterday evening in the Sax Zim Bog. http://www.vimeo.com/8568813 It's another great year for owls in northern Minnesota. Show More Summary
There is supposed to be an upcoming referendum in May on whether or not to change the voting system in the UK from first past the post to an Alternative Voting (AV) system in which voters rank their choices (first preference, secondShow More Summary
Dams are being demolished with the same excitement with which they were built at the turn of the century. For perspective, “Just writing out the names of inventoried dams gives you more words than Steinbeck’s novel East of Eden,” writes … more ?
Raise of hands, who likes vintage Vespa scooters? I personally have always found them charming. Perhaps it’s because I associate them with Audrey Hepburn in Roman Holiday. So when Dessy recommended a Vespa for an origami paper print, I was on board. Since the Vespa print is larger than usual, I made the origami paper […]